What worth of gas did you buy?

Esad Nr

Senior Member
I bought $10 worth of gas.

For this answer would it be correct if ask the question below?

What worth of gas did you buy?
  • Wordy McWordface

    Senior Member
    English - SSBE Standard British
    Possibly regional, as I would just use "spend on" in this context.
    Interesting. I've now found "spend for" in a dictionary of American idioms, but it doesn't say what areas this variant is used in. Is it a southern regionalism, perhaps?
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